The explosive new series that Fantasy Faction calls 'Hunger Games fans who've grown up.'
Though Pierce Brown was born in Denver, Colorado, his origins are a little more diverse, having called seven states home (Colorado, North Carolina, Arizona, Iowa, Texas, Washington, and California). Now twenty-four, he splits his time between Seattle and Los Angeles. Before becoming a full-time writer, Brown spent time working as an executive aide on a U.S. Senate Campaign, a script runner at ABC, a freelance web producer, and eventually an NBC Page. His degree from Pepperdine University is in Economics and Political Science.You can find him on Twitter @Pierce_Brown and Facebook, or visit his blog: www.pierce-brown.com
Pierce offers a Hollywood-ready story with plenty of action and thrills. - Publishers WeeklyRED RISING is what The Hunger Games should have been. - Fiction VortexIt has hints of Harry Potter and Hunger Games, but it is its own animal. And it is not YA. The writing is excellent and the story is better. This is one terrific fantasy book, and I wouldn't hesitate to recommend it to anyone. - Terry BrooksRED RISING is compulsively readable and exceedingly entertaining... a must for both fans of classic sci-fi and fervent followers of new school dystopian epics. - Fantasy Review BarnLike mankind has in the past, Pierce Brown reaches for the stars... - Tor.comThe heart-stopping excitement of the Hunger Games meets the pulse-pounding majesty and complexity of Game of Thrones, all wrapped up in the visionary beauty and melancholy of Blade Runner... A shot of adrenalin for your imagination. - Star Magazine